Who We Are - Over 50 Years of Service

For over 50 years, Head Start of Northeastern Nevada has provided comprehensive early childhood education, health, nutrition, and parent involvement services to young children and their families throughout Elko County. We are accredited through the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) and licensed with the Department of Health and Human Services - Nevada Division of Public and Behavioral Health (DPBH). All of our staff are CPR Certified, have passed comprehensive background checks, and complete at least 24 hours of training annually. We have fun, safe, and educational programs your children will love


Our services and resources are designed to:

  • Foster stable family relationships
  • Increase educational and employment opportunities for families
  • Enhanced children’s physical and emotional well-being
  • Establish an environment to develop strong cognitive skills
  • Offer freshly prepared meals that meet your child’s dietary needs and nutritional requirements

Who Qualifies for our Program?

Head Start is free to qualified families. Families may qualify for our program in several ways, including:

  • Developmental disabilities
  • Parent Military Deployment
  • Mental health needs
  • Homelessness
  • Foster care
  • Low income

Come Visit Us

We are open 8:00am - 4:00pm, Monday - Thursday Stop by to ask questions or schedule a tour.

Head Start building on Golf Street Head Start building on Silver Street